Andrea Paulseth

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Fri. Jul. 14th, 2017

Drop In, Roll Up

Measha Vieth, photos by Andrea Paulseth

skateboarding contest features prizes, resources, more

Fri. Jul. 14th, 2017

Family Matters

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

first book in series focuses on one of four sisters

Thu. Jul. 13th, 2017

The Last Call: Local music great Krause releases final album

Max Martinson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

As Billy Krause and I sat and had breakfast, he described his long and interesting career as a musician. After listening to his new record, Last Call, I was a little intimidated to meet a man who could write ...

Wed. Jul. 12th, 2017

The Fab Four: Veteran Valley artists exhibit vibrant new work

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

At first glance, the poster – which shows four gray-haired men hamming it up under the bold headline “BOB MEL JOHN ANDY” – could easily be mistaken for an ad for a musical reunion tour, perhaps portraying a ’60s-era quartet hitting the road again with their old tunes ...

Wed. Jul. 12th, 2017

Shifting the Culture

Katie Venit, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new shop combines love of cycles, coffee, community

Wed. Jul. 12th, 2017

Modicum Brewing Starts Flowing in Altoona

Jake Johnston, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Do you want a lot of a mediocre thing? Or would you prefer the perfect amount of something magical? If you selected the latter option, then you should swing by the newly opened Modicum Brewing in Altoona. They are changing the landscape of beer culture ...

Wed. Jul. 12th, 2017

How to Give Back to the Valley

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

You don’t have to be a millionaire to be a philanthropist. Community foundations can help multiply your generosity.

Peek Inside Modicum Brewing

Mon. Jul. 10th, 2017

The Chippewa Valley's newest craft brewer opened its doors on Friday, July 7. Modicum Brewing, headed up by brewmaster Eric Rykal and partner Mike Blodgett, is nestled into the west side of Altoona (3732 Spooner Ave. Suite A). Photos are from the brewery's soft opening on July 5.

Mon. Jul. 3rd, 2017

5 Ways to Make Learning Fun This Summer

Sam Fisher, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Summertime is a great time to help your child(ren) learn. Here are some great activities that you can do together to keep learning going throughout the entire summer.

Mon. Jul. 3rd, 2017

A New Place to Play Pops up Outside Museum

Jacqueline Van Hemert, photos by Andrea Paulseth

For the second year in a row, Eau Claire has been named an official “Playful City USA” through KaBOOM!

Fri. Jun. 30th, 2017

Peek at the Past at the Cook-Rutledge Mansion

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

A tour of the Cook-Rutledge Mansion at 505 Grand Ave., Chippewa Falls – which is offered at 2pm Thursday through Sunday during the months of June, July, and August, as well as during the Christmas season.

Wed. Jun. 28th, 2017

More Fun Than You Can Handle

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Northern Wis. State Fair brings big-time fun to Valley

Wed. Jun. 28th, 2017

Take the Keys

Max Martinson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kurt Fischer takes his piano on a sonic journey

Tue. Jun. 27th, 2017

Micon: The Return

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Micon Cinemas 7 remodel upgrades the movie magic

Tue. Jun. 27th, 2017

Expanding the Flavor: Water Street Deli closes restaurant to focus on wholesale

Samantha Kobs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Ask a local where to get the best gyro or hummus, and they’ll likely respond without hesitation: Water Street Deli. But here’s some downright falawful news … in just a few short days, the Water Street Deli will be closing its restaurant doors. But ...

Tue. Jun. 27th, 2017

Classic Fun, New Direction

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

long-running Doll and Pet Parade has new sponsor, route

Tue. Jun. 27th, 2017

Exploring a New Space

Hillary Bell, photos by Andrea Paulseth

unique home furnishing store relocates downtown

Tue. Jun. 27th, 2017

A Flair for Flavors: UWEC grad launches organic baking business

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

She doesn’t know it, but Leah Pronschinske saved my husband from enduring a full-on Jekyll and Hyde moment during our road trip to Washington State. We were 45 minutes outside of Billings, Montana, when we found ourselves camped on the side of I-90 ...

Thu. Jun. 15th, 2017

Eight Decades of Art

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

retrospective features Susan Phelps Pearson’s paintings, assemblages

Thu. Jun. 15th, 2017

Pushing Through the Ceiling

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

sister trio LASKA grows and evolves on new album

Wed. Jun. 14th, 2017

Opening Shot | June 14, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

A WHEELIE GOOD TIME. Part of Bike Week 2017, “Bikes, Bridges, & Brews” brought together bike lovers June 10 for a ride over some of Eau Claire’s most beautiful bridges with stops at local breweries.

Tue. Jun. 13th, 2017

Rock, Run, & Roll

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Charity Classic levels up with food trucks and live music

Tue. Jun. 13th, 2017

Ignition Achieved

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new gym sets fire to metabolisms, adds to downtown Eau Claire growth

Bikes, Bridges, & Brews

Mon. Jun. 12th, 2017

Part of a series of fantastic local events in celebration of Wisconsin Bike Week 2017, Bikes, Bridges, & Brews brought together bike lovers on Friday, June 10 for a ride over some of Eau Claire's most beautiful bridges, including ...

Thu. Jun. 1st, 2017

Elegantly Simple

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

key concepts connect work of Milwaukee painter, Eau Claire photographer

Thu. Jun. 1st, 2017

Always Evolving: Eclectic sounds accompany The Rattlenecks new LP

Measha Vieth, photos by Andrea Paulseth

As sweet summer days approach, so do nights around the campfire, beer in hand, reminiscing with friends. What’s also quickly approaching is The Rattlenecks’ new album, Heart Lies, which drops on June 4 ...

Wed. May. 31st, 2017

The Real McCoy

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

retiring chamber chief reflects on how EC has changed – and how it hasn’t

Wed. May. 31st, 2017

Sweet Inspiration

Mike Paulus, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Ramone’s Ice Cream Parlor opens in downtown Eau Claire

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. May. 25th, 2017

Fairfax Pool Opens for Season on May 27

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Dive into summer as Fairfax Pool opens for the season Saturday, May 27. The outdoor pool will be open from 2 to 6pm May 27, Saturday and May 28, Sunday, and then from noon to 6pm Monday, May 29, before resuming its regular season schedule.

Baroque On the Rise!

Thu. May. 25th, 2017

The memorable Baroque sculpture from last year's Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival now has a home alongside the Chippewa River in Eau Claire. Italian artist Edoardo Tresoldi's team ...

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. May. 22nd, 2017

Is Eau Claire the “best small town” in Wisconsin?

Mike Paulus, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Here’s yet another internet list on which we find the fair city of Eau Claire. Thrillist’s recent rundown of THE BEST SMALL TOWN TO VISIT IN ALL 50 STATES explores America’s small towns as inexpensive travel destinations ...

Thu. May. 18th, 2017

Opening Shot | May 17, 2017

photos by Andrea Paulseth

IT’S HIP TO ZIP. A pair of happy zip-liners try out the new motorized zip-line at Action City in Eau Claire. Open as of Saturday, May 6, the ride is 130 feet high and 700 feet long. The amusement center also opened up a new outdoor go-kart track on the same day.

Wed. May. 17th, 2017

Cheers to Oktoberfest

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

a beer-lovers' German cultural celebration in the heart of Chippewa Falls

Wed. May. 17th, 2017

A Spirited Effort to Tap Into Downtown

Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

just one year after opening, Chippewa River Distillery and Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. is an award-winning hotspot

Wed. May. 17th, 2017

Giddyap for the Sculpture Tour!

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

one-third of this year’s citywide collection of 3D artwork is from Wisconsin and Minnesota

Wed. May. 17th, 2017

Tuesday Blues-Day

Marie Anthony, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Tuesday Night Blues returns and adds after hours jams

Wed. May. 17th, 2017

Hanging up Her Apron

Katy Macek, photos by Andrea Paulseth

planning retirement, owner wants to sell Eau Claire’s legendary Sue’s Bake Shop

Thu. May. 11th, 2017

Squeaky Cheese Curds: The Science Behind Wisconsin's Favorite Snack

Katie Venit, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Spring means fresh cheese curds at the farmers market. There’s nothing like picking up a fresh, warm bag and getting that first squeaky bite. That squeak comes from a special way that long protein molecules in fresh cheese curds rub against your teeth.

Wed. May. 10th, 2017

Outdoor Yoga, No Mats Needed

Kacy Bresina, photos by Andrea Paulseth

One of the best parts of yoga is that it can literally be done anywhere, and as it turns out, nature is one of the best places to practice. Whether you are near the ocean, in the forest, or even in your own backyard ...

Wed. May. 10th, 2017

Children's Legacy Luncheon Celebrates Movers and Shakers

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Now in its 16th year, the Children’s Legacy Luncheon has a new organizer but a continued commitment to honoring Chippewa Valley residents who work tirelessly in the community to improve the lives of children.

Wed. May. 10th, 2017

School's out, Baby! Here's When Summer Starts

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The long-awaited summer vacation is about to begin, so parents mark your calendars and start planning those trips, bucket lists, and beach days. And kids can look forward to time outdoors in the sun, not in the classroom.